Fairfax Media Network

Balfes Creek Weather


20.22°S 145.91°E 324m AMSL

Charters Towers Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.7°C falling
Updated at 00:30 EST

Nth Goldfields for Sunday Clear. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Monday Sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day.

Currently at Mingela

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.7°C falling
Dew Point 13.1°C falling
Feels Like 13.7°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
NNE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1020.3hPa
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:51 EST
Sunset sunset
17:48 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 19.2°C
Ayr 17.9°C
Hughenden Ap 16.5°C
Alva Beach 20.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

3am

Fog
14°C

6am

Fog
13°C

9am

Clear
18°C

12pm

Clear
22°C

Nth Goldfields Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

Queensland Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jul 6
Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 8
Thu
Jul 9
Fri
Jul 10
Sat
Jul 11
Sun
Jul 12

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine
Maximum 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C
Minimum 13°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 10% 50% 40% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 9km/h
ESE
E 8km/h
E
ESE 6km/h
ESE
SE 9km/h
SE
E 10km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
ENE 10km/h
ENE
E 8km/h
E
SE 7km/h
SE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SW 15km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 70% 37% 64% 33% 58% 33% 61% 35% 58% 36% 56% 32% 44% 24%
Dew Point 13°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 8°C 5°C 3°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:27 EST
sunrise
06:51 EST
sunset
17:48 EST
last light
18:12 EST
moon
set
Mon 09:56 EST
rise
Mon 22:06 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
moon
Fri
Jul 24
moon
Fri
Jul 31

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jul 5
10.4°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 4
7.8°C 24.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 3
12.7°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 2
13.4°C 26.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 1
15.6°C 26.9°C 2.2mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
467.3mm
45.9 Day(s)
Total For 2015
257.4mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
382.8mm
45 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.0mm
Jan 26
Lowest Temperature
7.8°C
Jul 4
Highest Temperature
39.6°C
Feb 21

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
2.2°C
20th 2014
Average This Month
12.0°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
11.5°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
31.9°C
2nd 2009
Average This Month
25.3°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
24.8°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.2mm
1st
Total This Month
2.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
19.1mm
2.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
145.4mm
2008
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2000
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Labor, Greens slam Agriculture White Paper for lack of strategic vision or climate change consideration

18:08 EST

Prime Minister Tony Abbott says his government "wants to back people who are prepared to back themselves", and that a newly released vision for Australian agriculture will do just that.

How to escape from a flooded car: Safety driving expert shares his three tips

16:22 EST

Queensland has had more than its share of severe flood events in recent years, yet despite authorities' repeated warnings, drivers have continued to cross flooded roadways.

Fog forces RFDS flight carrying patients to Perth to land on Rottnest Island

15:40 EST

A Royal Flying Doctor Service aircraft has been forced to land on Rottnest Island with two patients on board because of the thick fog in Perth.